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Video Game Design  

Learn to create a fun simple 2d sidescroller/platformer video game.

It’s often difficult to learn a complex skill such as programming when building dry and boring applications but by using video games as a fun objective, and an easy to learn interactive software, coding becomes a lot more enjoyable experience.

Programming skills and programming software are common place in today’s world, but with the increase in robotic integration in industry, the need for skilled people to programming these autonomous systems will become even greater.

Topics include:
  • Learn what an Integrated Development Environment (IDE) is
  • Learn how IDEs are used in all industries
  • Creating sprites (the characters and features of your game)
  • Connecting your sprites to actions and keys
  • Adding code to change behaviors
  • Program collision events (Like when a character touches a wall or a projectile touches a character)

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    • Click "add to cart
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    • Make payment online (Boeing people say PO or Check and write in "Boeing"
    • Complete a credit registration form. E-mail form to or fax 425-267-5749

    • Call The BTC (425-640-1840) and give them the number of the class you wish to register for

    Contact Damian Cianci at if you have any questions.

    The Business Training Center of Edmonds Community College has been "off-campus" in the heart of the community providing practical industry focused education for over 17 years.


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